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The popularity of surnames as first names has been on the rise for decades for both boys and girls. Creative namers enjoy the familiarity that a surname carries, while also employing that twinge of the unexpected by placing it in a more surprising order. In our collections of surnames baby names, you’ll find both popular (Madison, Mackenzie, Cooper) and surprisingly fresh (Brannon, Ramsay, Trapper) surnames that make wickedly cool first names for kids. Each name page is complete with popularity information, pronunciations and accurate origin and meanings data along with historical tidbits and unique pop culture references. Check out our fab collection of surnames baby names.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
McCarroll Boy Gaelic Son of Carroll
McCay Girl Gaelic Fire
McKay Boy Gaelic Fire
McKenna Both Gaelic Son of Cionaodh
McKenzie Both Gaelic Son of Coinneach...
McKinley Boy Gaelic Son of Fhionnlao...
Meagher Boy French Thin, slender
Meier Boy Hebrew He who illuminates
Melba Girl English Short form of Me...
Melbourne Boy English Middle stream; m...
Melden Boy English Hill with a cross
Meldon Boy English Hill with a cross
Melrose Boy English Bare moor, barre...
Melton Boy English Town in the midd...
Melville Boy French Bad town
Mendez Boy Spanish Cleverness
Mercer Boy French Vendor of sewing...
Meriwether Boy English One with a sunny...
Merrick Boy Welsh Moor
Merrill Both Gaelic Bright as the sea
Merritt Boy English Boundary gate; w...
Merryweather Boy English One with a sunny...
Merton Boy English Settlement by th...
Meyer Boy Hebrew He who illuminates
Milburn Boy English Mill stream
Miles Boy Germanic Uncertain, perha...
Milford Boy English Mill near the ford
Milhous Boy English House by the mil...
Milhouse Boy English House by the mil...
Millard Boy English Guardian of the ...